Sighting for July 11, 2022

Denis C. Quinn

Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge Butterfly, garden mainly
Kent County, MD

Gardens look great, as usual, with Buttonbussh just emerging and many more plants ready to bloom soon. Adequate moisture in the area as well.

  • Zebra Swallowtail 26
  • Black Swallowtail 7
  • Eastern Tiger Swallowtail 3
  • Spicebush Swallowtail 22
  • Cabbage White 8
  • Orange Sulphur 3
  • Cloudless Sulphur 1
  • Sleepy Orange 14
  • American Snout 1
  • Variegated Fritillary 27
  • Pearl Crescent 5
  • Mourning Cloak 1
  • Red Admiral 2
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Red-spotted Purple 1
  • Common Wood-Nymph 7
  • Monarch 3
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 7
  • Horace's Duskywing 2
  • Least Skipper 5
  • Broad-winged Skipper 5

Broad-winged Skipper

American Snout

Common Wood-Nymph

Broad-winged Skipper

Horace's Duskywing

Pearl Crescent

Common Wood-Nymph

Mourning Cloak

Red-spotted Purple

Silver-spotted Skipper

Sleepy Orange

Silver-spotted Skipper

Sleepy Orange

Least Skipper

Cloudless Sulphur